City Promotes Environmental Sustainability at Earth Day/Arbor Day Celebration
The City of Delray Beach invites the public to celebrate Earth Day/Arbor Day on Saturday, April 24, 2010, from 9:00 am to 11:00 am, at Lakeview Park, 1100 Lake Drive. All are welcome to participate in this free and eco-friendly event.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. To celebrate the event, representatives from the Community Improvement Department and Parks & Recreation will educate the community on "green and sustainable" initiatives and recycling programs through fun, interactive activities and crafts. Members from the Green Implementation Advancement Board will be available to discuss "green and sustainable" issues and provide information on environmental sustainability. To commemorate Arbor Day, eight (8) trees will be planted to beautify our community and to recognize their value in maintaining the global environment.
Make plans to join the City in celebrating Earth Day/Arbor Day on April 24th. To learn more about this event, visit the City's website, www.mydelraybeach.com, and select Earth Day/Arbor Day Celebration under Events.
For more information, call Litter Prevention Coordinator Jennifer Buce at (561) 243-7138 or Parks & Recreation Special Events Coordinator Danielle Beardsley at (561) 243-7277.